Mark 8:8

“So they did eat, and were filled: and they took up of the broken meat that was left seven baskets.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So they did eate, and were filled: and they tooke vp, of the broken meate that was left, seuen baskets.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And they ate and were satisfied; and they picked up seven large baskets full of what was left over of the broken pieces.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they ate, and were filled: and they took up, of broken pieces that remained over, seven baskets.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And they took the food, and had enough; and they took up seven baskets full of the broken bits.
- Basic English Bible

And they ate and were satisfied. And they took up of fragments that remained seven baskets.
- Darby Bible

So they ate, and were satisfied: and they took up of the fragments that were left, seven baskets.
- Webster's Bible

So the people ate an abundant meal; and what remained over they picked up and carried away--seven hampers of broken pieces.
- Weymouth Bible

They ate, and were filled. They took up seven baskets of broken pieces that were left over.
- World English Bible

And thei eten, and weren fulfillid; and thei token vp that that lefte of relifs, seuene lepis.
- Wycliffe Bible

and they did eat and were filled, and they took up that which was over of broken pieces -- seven baskets;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Mark 8:8


8:8 So they did eat - This miracle was intended to demonstrate, that Christ was the true bread which cometh down from heaven; for he who was almighty to create bread without means to support natural life, could not want power to create bread without means to support spiritual life. And this heavenly bread we stand so much in need of every moment, that we ought to be always praying, Lord, evermore give us this bread.


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